Tricky Trivia – Platypus


Michelle Nguyen, Reporter


  1.  Which mammalian trait does the platypus lack?


  1.  What unusual defense does a male platypus have?


  1. What does the name platypus mean? 


  1.  True or False: A platypus’ beak is hard, like a duck’s beak. 


  1. Do platypus have teeth?



  1. It doesn’t bear live young.


  1. It has poison spurs on its hind feet.


  1. Broad foot.


  1. False.


  1. Only babies do.


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